.John Redmond Reservoir Fishing Report -
Species Size Rating Bait, Method, Location
Channel Catfish up to 15lbs. Fair Drifting with various baits is usually productive or try along the wind swept banks. There are a few nice blue cats in the lake if you can find them. 
White Bass up to 3lbs. Fair Fishing windy shorelines where shad will stack up and white bass should be close. Small spinners, crankbaits, or bucktail jigs should work. White bass bite well in cool water and should be feeding up for the spawning run.
Crappie up to 15" Fair Fish are probably schooled up in the deeper water near the dredged breaks

Comments - The boat ramp is open. Water Temp. 41 on 3-11-19

Fishing in the old river channel below the dam might be a good spot when there are high releases.

Boaters beware of shallow water! For current lake level and release information click the following link http://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/JOHN.lakepage.html.

ALERT! This lake contains Zebra Mussels please help stop the spread Clean, Drain, and Dry your boat and equipment after leaving this water body. It is Illegal transport live fish, bait, and water from this lake.

For more information on lakes in the New Strawn district click the following link. http://kdwpt.state.ks.us/news/KDWPT-Info/News/Newsletter-Request-Forms/Request-a-Newsletter-for-the-New-Strawn-Fishing-District